Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Hercules (Her)  ·  Contains:  Great Cluster in Hercules  ·  M 13  ·  NGC 6205
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M13 The Hercules Cluster, 


M13 The Hercules Cluster
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M13 The Hercules Cluster

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron C8

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 600D / Rebel T3i

Mounts: iOptron iEQ-45

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Celestron C8

Guiding cameras: QHY5L-II Mono

Software: PHD guiding  ·  DeepSkyStacker  ·  Adobe Photoshop 5 CS  ·  Binary Rivers Backyard EOS

Dates:June 21, 2014

Frames: 26x240"

Integration: 1.7 hours

Avg. Moon age: 23.92 days

Avg. Moon phase: 31.64%

Astrometry.net job: 304671

RA center: 16h 41' 45"

DEC center: +36° 28' 19"

Pixel scale: 0.400 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 103.656 degrees

Field radius: 0.264 degrees

Resolution: 620x449

Locations: Dark Arts Observatory, Brockport, NY, United States

Data source: Backyard


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M13 The Hercules Cluster,